Energy efficiency

Improving energy efficiency and consciousness in Ady Endre Secondary School, Debrecen

Improving energy efficiency and consciousness in Ady Endre Secondary School, Debrecen 

Project ID: HU02-00004-A1-2013

Projektgazda/Project Promoter Debrecen Megyei Jogú Város Önkormányzata /Municipality of Debrecen
Program Operátor/Programme Operator Nemzeti Fejlesztési Minisztérium/Ministry of National Development
Megvalósítási időszak/Implementation period 2016.06.15 – 2017.04.30/
15.06.2016 – 30.04.2017
Hazai Projekt Partnerek/National Project Partner -
Donor Projekt Partner/Donor Project Partner -
Összköltség / Total budget (EUR) 564,603.26 EUR
EGT támogatás összege / EEA Grant (EUR) 136 007 280 HUF/ 479 912,77 EUR

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The specific objective of the project was to renovate and improve energy efficiency of the building of Ady Endre Secondary School, Debrecen. In detail external thermal insulation, replacement of exterior doors and windows, modernization of heating system as well as controlling of lighting system were to be implemented. Solar cells were installed as of using renewable energy resources for the electric power supply of the building. In order to ensure the efficient operation energy management system was established.

By the capacity building activity training was implemented with regards to energy efficient operation and energy-conscious behaviour involving the  the operating staff of the building and of the energy management system (warden) and the teachers of the school.

In order to increase awareness of and education in energy efficiency, a campaign was organised and held to the pupils and teachers of the school as well as the parents, the maintainers of the educational institutions and the local residents.

Within the publicity work package, the wide public were informed on the project start, the progress and the results.

As a result of the project a reduction of CO2-emmission of 127,25 tons per year as well as energy savings of 566,23 MWh per year can be achieved.